Sep 12, 2010 10:00pm EDT
canada in gordon county georgia. a man lost control of his car, crashed and burst into flames. the deputies and a passer by tried to knock down the flames. and finally broke a door window to pull the driver to safety. >>> and just announced, a book sale unlike any other. you could call it the ultimate best seller. auction use sotheby's says this book "birds of america" is the most expensive in the world. expected to go for about $9 million. wow. the auction on november 7 will also offer what sotheby's labels the most important book in american literature,irst pholio of 1623 contains all the plays of william shakespeare. that anticipated price? abou$2 kemillion. take a look at this video. is it a young girl running after a ball that goes into the street. it's part of a traffic safety campaign in canada designed to make drivers slow down.
Sep 8, 2010 9:00am EDT
people addicted to facebook. the study at canada's york university found people with very high self-interests are more on pace book. they self-promote. put their entire lives, even the most significant parts. all on public display. the study documented 100 chronic facebook users and labeled them insecure and narcissistic. >> we took a step back and said this person is literally posting every single thing they are doing online. you have to sort of question why, you know. why are they doing that? obviously you are getting something out of it. >> who is facebooking this morning? josh levs. facebooking. obsessed with his updates. where is our rob marciano? oh. rob marciano, facebooking. imagine that. what insignificant information are you put our page? >> you know, i'm looking at the insignificant things other people put on the -- no. i love this. it is wonderful stuff. oh. nice. >> josh just looks liking at himself. >> josh loves this photo. he enjoys that photo very much. goodness. >> thumbs up on that pic, josh. >> okay. as josh continues to look at himself and see how handsome he is
Sep 30, 2010 11:00am EDT
canopy from canada, down to florida, and in between that we've got a lot of rainfall. as a matter of fact, i'll show you this for now. this is 24-hour rainfall for wilmington, north carolina. 7.33 inches. jacksonville to the west, 5 1/2. you add up the last four days we got over 20 inches of rain. so that's a record. and it's still raining in this area. on top of that, we've got a little bit of twist in the atmosphere and that's calling -- making for some threat for tornadoes. but flooding is a main issue. check out some of this video coming to us from our friends at hurricanetrack.com. mark out there taking pictures to the west of wilmington and along the inlet there. yeah, some white caps, you've got boats tied up having a hard time and some coastal flooding, not a whole lot of river flooding. this area has been pretty much in drought conditions. we're not looking for a tremendous amount of river flooding but we have a lot of street flooding and there are a few neighborhoods that are flooding and this rainfall continues to make its way to the north and with that we have a threat for tor